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Storytelling Saturday at Fully Booked

July 20 is National Children’s Book Day, and to commemorate this event, we will be at Fully Booked in The Block at SM North on July 17 for a whole day of storytelling!  The authors and illustrators of the featured storybooks will also be there for meet-and-greet and book-signing.

10:30 AM to 12:00 NN
Featured Author: Rhandee Garlitos
Featured Illustrator: Ferdinand Guevara
Featured Stories:
May Higante sa Aming Bahay
Chenelyn! Chenelyn!
Ang Itim na Kuting

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Featured Author: Becky Bravo
Featured Illustrator: Jason Moss
Featured Stories:
Just Add Dirt
The Cat Painter
Filemon Mamon

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Featured Author: Nanoy Rafael
Featured Illustrator: Marcus Nada
Featured Stories:
The Grand Parade
Naku, Nakuu, Nakuuu!
Ang Madyik Silya ni Titoy

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Featured Author: Russell Molina
Featured Illustrator: Sergio Bumatay III
Featured Stories:
Ako si Kaliwa, Ako si Kanan
Tight Times
Lola Puti

All the sessions are free and open to the public. For inquiries, please call Ergoe through 372-3548 local 122.


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Congrats to Rhandee!

The Philippine Board on Books for Young People awards the 2009 PBBY-Salanga Silver Prize to Raymund Garlitos for his story, Ang Higante sa Loob ng Aming Bahay. The story revolves a young child’s feelings and reactions to his OFW father’s homecoming. Rhandee, who is also the author of Chenelyn! Chenelyn!, is an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher, as well as a freelance journalist.

Congrats as well to this year’s honorable mention winners, Perry Mangilaya (Di Ko Man Kamukha sina Inay at Itay) and Becky Bravo (Lola-Lola).

For inquiries about the contest, contact the PBBY Secretariat at telephone number 372-3548 loc. 105 or email pbby[at]adarna.com.ph.

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